Conservation Icons

Conservation Icons Subscription Series Ticket

Saturday, August 11, 2018 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm , , ,

The popular Conservation Icons speaker series brings to Walnut Creek renowned thinkers, researchers, and leaders who inspire audiences to think differently about the natural world–and wildlife–around us. This year, Lindsay is offering a subscription ticket for the three events onsite at Lindsay Wildlife in 2018. These events are listed below. Events held at the Lesher Center for (more…)

November 2018 Conservation Icons: Dr. Dan Simberloff, University of Tennessee Knoxville, Invasive Species

Saturday, November 10, 2018 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm Age 12+ , , ,

Join Lindsay Wildlife on Saturday, Nov. 10, at 6 p.m. for an evening with Dr. Dan Simberloff when he discusses invasive species and what everyone needs to know! A professor with the University of Tennessee Knoxville, Simberloff is a foremost expert on invasive species. Of the 7,000 estimated non-native species present in North America, approximately 1,000 are invasive. Invasive species (more…)

January 2019 Conservation Icons: Dr. Wade Davis, University of British Columbia--Life's Diversity!

Saturday, January 5, 2019 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm Age 12+ , , ,

For one night only, Lindsay Wildlife’s Conservation Icons is bringing world-renowned anthropologist Dr. Wade Davis to Walnut Creek! Davis serves as one of the premiere presenters in the second annual speaker series. Dr. Davis is an internationally-recognized anthropologist, ethnobotanist, National Geographic Explorer-in-Residence, filmmaker and photographer, and has been described as “a rare combination of scientist, scholar, (more…)

February 2019: Conservation Icons, Jack Hanna-- Jungle Jack and animals!

Thursday, February 28, 2019 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm , , , ,

Join us for a premiere Conservation Icons presentation when the most famous zoologist of them all Jack Hanna comes to Walnut Creek for one night only, February 28! The Director Emeritus of the Columbus Zoo and Aquarium and one of the most well-known conservationist on the planet, Jungle Jack Hanna will be at the Lesher Center (more…)

March 2019 Conservation Icons: Joel Reynolds, Natural Resources Defense Council--Defending the Earth

Saturday, March 23, 2019 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm Age 12+ , , ,

Lindsay Wildlife’s Conservation Icons is bringing Joel Reynolds, of the Natural Resources Defense Council to Walnut Creek as a premiere speaker for the second annual Conservation Icons series to talk about Defending the Earth. Since 1980, Reynolds has specialized in complex law-reform litigation, arguing cases on behalf of environmental and community groups at all levels (more…)

May 2019 Conservation Icons: Dr. Gordon Frankie, UC Berkeley

Saturday, May 25, 2019 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm , , ,

Hear the buzz when Conservation Icons brings your the foremost expert on everything bees with Dr. Gordon Frankie, 6 p.m. Saturday May 25 at Lindsay Wildlife Experience. Frankie is the foremost expert on California bees as a Cal professor, researcher at the UC Berkeley Urban Bee Lab and coauthor of California Bees and Blooms: A (more…)